David Lamas

David Lamas


  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Mestrado
    Informática (Ciências da Computação)
  • Licenciatura
    Informática (Matemáticas Aplicadas)
  • Postgraduate Certificate
    Dirección Estratégica de las Universidades
  • Postgraduate Certificate
    Dirección Estratégica: gestión del cambio e implicación de la comunidad en los objectivos estratégicos
  • Doctor of Philosophy
    Computer Science


Journal article

  • 2023, Towards Context-Aware Facial Emotion Reaction Database for Dyadic Interaction Settings, Sensors
  • 2023, Automatic reaction emotion estimation in a human-human dyadic setting using Deep Neural Networks, Signal, Image and Video Processing
  • 2021, Psychophysiological Modeling of Trust in Technology: Influence of Feature Selection Methods, Proceedings of the ACM on Human-Computer Interaction
  • 2021, Moving from VR into AR using bio-cybernetic loops and physiological sensory devices for intervention on anxiety disorders, Virtual Reality
  • 2020-04-22, A Systematic Literature Review on Existing Digital Government Architectures: State-of-the-Art, Challenges, and Prospects, Administrative Sciences
  • 2020, Measuring trust with psychophysiological signals: A systematic mapping study of approaches used, Multimodal Technologies and Interaction
  • 2019-10-02, A Systematic Mapping Study of HCI Practice Research, International Journal of Human–Computer Interaction
  • 2019, Design, development and evaluation of a human-computer trust scale, Behaviour and Information Technology
  • 2018, Exploring the State of Human-centred Design Practice in Software Development Companies: A Cross-Case Analysis of Three Nigerian Software Companies, Interacting with Computers
  • 2017, Computer Supported Qualitative Research Preface, Mathematics of the Uncertain: a Tribute to Pedro Gil
  • 2016, Theory, Practice and Policy: An Inquiry into the Uptake of HCI Practices in the Software Industry of a Developing Country, International Journal of Human-Computer Interaction
  • 2014, Reflection on the role of semiotic engineering in co-design of interaction, IEEE Latin America Transactions
  • 2014, A Model for Human-Computer Trust Contributions Towards Leveraging User Engagement, Lecture Notes in Computer Science
  • 2013, Promoting Human-Computer Interaction Values and Practices in Small and Emerging Economies, Lecture Notes in Computer Science
  • 2013, Mobile Access to Digital Libraries in Developing Countries: A Reflection on Motives, Options and Sustainability, INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON CYBER SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING (CYBERSE)
  • 2012, Brain edema in diseases of different etiology, Neurochemistry International
  • 2011, Exploring the Effects of Enabling Web 2.0 in e-Government Services, 2011 Ieee International Conference on Information Reuse and Integration (Iri)
  • 2010, Learning Flow Management and Semantic Data Exchange between Blog-Based Personal Learning Environments, Hci in Work and Learning, Life and Leisure
  • 2001, WEB3D: modelos 3D na world wide web


  • 2019, Foreword, Zaphiris, P.; Lamas, D.
  • 2019, Foreword, Zaphiris, P.; Lamas, D.
  • 2019, Foreword, Zaphiris, P.; Lamas, D.
  • 2019, Foreword, Zaphiris, P.; Lamas, D.
  • 2017, Preface, Costa, A.P.; Reis, L.P.; de Sousa, F.N.; Moreira, A.; Lamas, D.
  • 2017, Modelling trust: An empirical assessment, Gulati, S.; Sousa, S.; Lamas, D.
  • 2017, Assessment model for HCI practice maturity in small and medium sized software development companies, Ogunyemi, A.; Lamas, D.; Stage, J.; Lárusdóttir, M.
  • 2015, HCI practices in the Nigerian software industry, Ogunyemi, A.; Lamas, D.; Adagunodo, E.R.; Da Rosa, I.B.
  • 2015, Current state of HCI practice in the Estonian software development industry, Ogunyemi, A.; Lamas, D.; Sarapuu, H.; da Rosa, I.B.
  • 2014, Trust for supporting learning creativity in online learning communities, Sousa, S.; Lamas, D.; Toming, K.
  • 2014, Towards a design space for ubiquitous computing, Shmorgun, I.; Lamas, D.
  • 2014, Timeliner: Supporting collaborative scientific writing, Tomberg, V.; Lamas, D.; Laanpere, M.; Sillaots, M.
  • 2014, Situating a design space for sustainable software appropriation, Arakelyan, A.; Lamas, D.
  • 2014, Preface, Lamas, D.; Buitelaar, P.; Larsen, B.; Bogers, T.
  • 2014, Identifying intention and perception mismatches in digitally augmented museum settings, Pender, H.-L.; Lamas, D.
  • 2014, Exploring creativity with e-learning 2.0: A personal account, Toming, K.; Lamas, D.
  • 2014, Design artefacts as business decision prompts: Tackling the design and business values gap, Kwiatkowska, J.; Szóstek, A.; Lamas, D.
  • 2014, A model for human-computer trust: Contributions towards leveraging user engagement, Sousa, S.; Lamas, D.; Dias, P.
  • 2013, Mobile and federated access to DSpace-based digital libraries, Da Rosa, I.B.; Lamas, D.R.
  • 2012, Using digital and traditional libraries in developing countries, Da Rosa, I.B.; Ribeiro Lamas, D.; Peña Saavedra, V.
  • 2011, Interrelation between trust and sharing attitudes in distributed personal learning environments: The case study of LePress PLE, Sousa, S.C.; Tomberg, V.; Lamas, D.R.; Laanpere, M.

Book chapter

  • 2023, Trust in Facial Recognition Systems: A Perspective from the Users
  • 2023, Towards Cross-Cultural Assessment of Trust in High-Risk AI
  • 2023, Body-Centric Vibrotactile Display for Social Support During Public Speaking
  • 2023, Be Me Vest - Exploring the Emotional Effects of Music and Sound-Based Vibrotactile Stimuli
  • 2021, Wearable Confidence — Concept and Prototype Design, Springer International Publishing
  • 2019, VibroSquare: Vibro-Tactile Display for Body-Centric Implicit Interactions, Springer International Publishing
  • 2019, Vibro-Tactile Implicit Interactions: So What?, Springer International Publishing
  • 2019, Initial Steps Towards Infrastructuring Body-Centric Computing, Springer International Publishing

Conference paper

  • 2023-11-27, Unmasking Trust: Examining Users' Perspectives of Facial Recognition Systems in Mozambique
  • 2023-02-26, Vibmory - Mapping Episodic Memories to Vibrotactile Patterns
  • 2021, Psychophysiological modelling of trust in technology: Comparative analysis of psychophysiological signals
  • 2021, Psychophysiological modelling of trust in technology: Comparative analysis of algorithm ensemble methods
  • 2020, Risk and trust in artificial intelligence technologies: A case study of autonomous vehicles
  • 2020, Desired Content versus Digital Advertisements: An Eye-Tracking User Experience Study
  • 2019, Towards an empirically developed scale for measuring trust
  • 2019, The Challenging Front Ends of Accelerated Transdisciplinary Design Processes
  • 2019, Predictive model to assess user trust: A psycho-physiological approach
  • 2019, Augmented reality and sensory technology for treatment of anxiety disorders
  • 2018, Towards development of a reference architecture for E-government
  • 2018, The interplay between emotion and trust in technology
  • 2018, Taxonomies in DUI design patterns
  • 2018, Scaffolding students on connecting STEM and interaction design: Case study in Tallinn University Summer School
  • 2018, Modelling trust in human-like technologies
  • 2018, How to tame a transdisciplinary interaction design process
  • 2017, The BrainHack project: Exploring art - BCI hackathons
  • 2017, Aesthetic categories of interaction: Aesthetic perceptions on smartphone and computer
  • 2016, Understanding aesthetics of interaction: A repertory grid study
  • 2016, Towards a pattern language for distributed user interfaces
  • 2016, Loyalty theory flashcards as a design tool in a design research project a case study of the food delivery app.
  • 2016, Do contexts make a difference? Software practitioners' perspectives on HCI practice and integration to software engineering processes
  • 2016, Current health records practices in Afghanistan and possible future development
  • 2015, Methods for human-computer interaction research
  • 2015, Exploring the use of the human-Artifact model for studying ubiquitous interactions
  • 2015, Challenges and opportunities in ehealth: The Afghan Case
  • 2015, Applying generative techniques to avoid technology push effect in ideas and prototypes created by technology-oriented people
  • 2015, Aesthetics of interaction design: A literature review
  • 2014, Workshop: Mapping and bridging the design and business gap
  • 2014, Readiness of Afghan government for the deployment of e-government solutions
  • 2014, Interplay between human-computer interaction and software engineering
  • 2014, Evaluating aesthetics during interaction episodes
  • 2014, Design artefacts as service design concepts- A case study from a telecommunication domain
  • 2014, Design and business gaps: From literature to practice
  • 2014, Assessing HCI-related practices, needs and expectations of estonian software companies
  • 2014, A model for Human-computer trust: A key contribution for leveraging trustful interactions
  • 2014, A model for Human-computer Trust A key contribution for leveraging trustful interactions
  • 2014, A design space for trust-enabling interaction design
  • 2014, (Un)structured sources of inspiration: Comparing the effects of game-like cards and design cards on creativity in co-design process
  • 2013, The evaluation of interface aesthetics
  • 2013, Leveraging engagement and participation in e-learning with trust
  • 2013, Foundations for the reconceptualization of the e-textbook
  • 2013, Facilitation of sustainability through appropriation-enabling design
  • 2013, Exploring the role of the semiotic engineering in interaction co-design
  • 2013, A sample of technology substitution
  • 2012, The implications of trust on moderating learner's online interactions: A socio-technical model of trust
  • 2012, Enhancing learning analytics in distributed personal learning environments
  • 2012, Enabling mobile access to digital libraries in digital divide contexts
  • 2012, Designing mobile access to DSpace-based digital libraries
  • 2012, Building digital libraries in developing countries
  • 2012, Bringing DSpace-based digital libraries into mobile devices
  • 2012, A conceptual model for collaborative scientific writing
  • 2011, Trustful online learning communities
  • 2011, Trust in distributed personal learning environments: The case study of lepress PLE
  • 2011, Towards the design of Estonia's m-Government Services
  • 2011, Towards a comprehensive call ontology for research 2.0
  • 2011, The interrelation between communities, trust and their online social patterns
  • 2011, Minu Viljandi: A case study on the effects of introducing Web 2.0 features in e-government services on the overall user experience perception
  • 2011, Emerging trust patterns in online communities
  • 2011, A framework for understanding online learning communities
  • 2009, Use of digital versus traditional libraries in info-exclusive context,Uso de bibliotecas digitais versus tradicionais em contexto de info-exclusão
  • 2007, Digital libraries in the developing countries
  • 2007, Building digital libraries in info-exclusion contexts: The case of the Jean Piaget University of Cape Verde,Construção de bibliotecas digitais em contextos de info-exclusão: O caso da Universidade Jean Piaget de Cabo Verde
  • 2006, An academic information system for the Jean Piaget University of Cape Verde,Um sistema de informação académico para a universidade jean piaget de cabo verde
  • 2001, Mapping the semantic asymmetries of virtual and augmented reality space
  • 2000, An empirical study on the usability of an information navigation aid

Other output

  • 2017, Shaping loyalty: Experiences from design research practice
  • 2016-07-05, Stepping into the Era of Personal Big Data: a Roadmap to the Design of a Personal Digital Life Coach (Preprint)


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